Jas Hayre joined Abacus in 2011 as Managing Director of Abacus’ Structure Financial Solutions Group. Jas is a chartered accountant and has over 20 years of experience in public and private practice advising clients on cross-border tax issues. Prior to joining Abacus he had his own international tax consulting firm, C2 Global Solutions, and was a tax partner and leader of the international tax services group for Ernst & Young, LLP in Vancouver for over 10 years.
Mr. Hayre has advised clients on minimizing their overall global effective tax rates resulting in very substantial savings. His clients have ranged from owner-managed private corporations to Fortune 100 companies. Jas’s experience includes a wide variety of industries, including energy and oil, pharmaceuticals, forest products, technology, manufacturing, metal and mining, real estate and financial services industries.
Mr. Hayre has held leadership and advisory roles across the spectrum of company sizes and stages from private to publicly held companies inclusive.